Robert Barclay

Priscilla Wakefield was the great-granddaughter of Robert Barclay (1648-1690) the Quaker martyr who wrote An Apology for the True Christian Divinity first published in 1678.

Writing and publication would become a feature of following generations. Priscilla herself publishing seventeen books, her son, grandson and great-grandson were also authors.

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